Prince William and Kate Middleton wished the nation a “happy and holy Easter” as people celebrated the coronavirus pandemic.
On the Kensington Royal Instagram account, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, 38, shared a panoramic photo showing bright yellow daffodils in bloom at Kensington Palace.
Next to the photo, they wrote: “I wish you all a happy and holy Easter” #StayHomeSaveLives. ”
And fans of the royal family quickly sent their wishes to the family, with messages from as far away as Australia, America and Israel.
Prince William and Kate Middleton, both 38, have accessed their Instagram account and posted a flower scene outside Kensington Palace
In addition to the photo, they wrote: “I wish you all a happy and holy Easter” #StayHomeSaveLives “
Prince William and Kate Middleton made their first royal engagement by video call to schoolchildren whose parents work on the front line on Wednesday (photo)
“Nice to see this view from your place.” Keep safe from Australia, “wrote one, while a second wrote,” Happy Easter from Israel. “
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s message comes after the Queen called for “light and life” to overcome despair amid the coronavirus crisis when she declared that Easter was “not canceled” in a special message on holidays.
Her Majesty delivered her first audio address for Easter, which contained the resolved message:
“As dark as death can be – especially for those who are grieving – light and life are greater. May the living flame of Easter hope be a constant guide to the future.
Royal fans quickly responded to the comments section, with wishes from Australia (photo)
The Queen (pictured during her address to the nation last Sunday) called for “light and life” to overcome despair amid the coronavirus crisis as she declared that Easter is “not canceled” in a special message.
The 93-year-old monarch’s prerecorded speech offered support to those celebrating Easter in private and in the rest of the country, and said, “But Easter is not canceled; indeed, we need Easter more than ever.
It ended on a positive note: “May the living flame of Easter hope be a constant guide to the future. “
The speech came after the Queen’s televised address to the nation last Sunday when she said that by staying united the country would overcome the virus and told those who were locked out “that we will see each other again” .
His messages illustrate the importance of the head of the nation appearing in times of crisis to rally the country and maintain morale.